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noun scallop pronunciation in British English /ˈskɒləp/scallop pronunciation in British English /ˈskæləp/
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singularscallop
pluralscallops
  1. 1
    [countable] a shellfish with two shells that fit together
    1. a.
      [uncountable] a scallop eaten as food
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  2. 2
    [countable] [usually plural] one of a row of curves used as decoration along the edge of something

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